NAVAIR engineer named recipient of Blacks in Government Military Meritorious Service Award
- NAVAIR News August 31st, 2017
- Source: http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NAVAIRNewsStory&id=6626
Ben Yearwood, Aircraft Wiring Support Equipment Commodity/ Peculiar Support Equipment Team lead under the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst, received the [National Blacks in Government (BIG)] award during the BIG 39th Annual National Training Institute in Atlantic City, New Jersey Aug. 22. … He became an advocate for New York City schools, including his alma mater Polytechnic Institute of New York (now New York University Tandon School of Engineering), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.